September 28, 1923 - February 16, 2016
Service Date: February 20, 2016
Funeral Home Nepean - Garden Chapel
SHIVES, Valerie Howard (nee Scarborough)
Veteran –WWII Women’s Royal Air Force , Canadian War Bride
Following a family day celebration, Val slipped away peacefully in her sleep early Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at the age of 92. Beloved wife of the late Robert A.K. Shives. Devoted mother of Ann Popovich (Vic), Jane Bradley (Bob), Ruth Maxwell (Gary), Mary Kozak (Joe) and Rob Shives (Ali). Proud and cherished Nan to Mark and David (Diane); Laura and the late Jim; Robyn, Timothy (Leslie) and Jonathan (Christine); Peter, Julie and Maia (David); Matthew (Jacqueline), Michael, Thomas, Graham and Emma. Super-Nan to Sara, Leah, Jamison, Maia, Ella, Callum, Graham, William, Sadie, Owen, Everlee, Poppy and Noelle. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean on Saturday, February 20, 2016 from 12:30 pm until time of service, which will be held in the Chapel at 2:00 pm, followed by a reception. In lieu of flowers a donation to Upstream Ottawa would be appreciated.